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Name:Tommy Pendleton
Birth Date:04/02/1940
Deceased Date:01/12/2014
Occupation:Educator
Biography:Tommy Andrea Pendleton was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to Washington and Marie Pendleton Sr.

Tommy was educated in the Oklahoma City Public School System. He graduated from Douglass High School. After high school he enrolled in Oklahoma City University and studied History. He completed two of college before joining the United States Army. He served in the Army for two years, returning home and continuing his education. Tommy enjoyed learning. He graduated from Oklahoma City University with his Bachelors in History and a Masters Degree in Political Science.

Tommy was a member of the Knights of Peter Claver #264 and assembly #35. Although, he was not a current member of the organization at the time of his death; however, he desired to become reactivated. Whether he was cooking at a retreat, helping plan a banquet, or creating a menu he was always willing to give his time and talents.

Tommy held numerous positions during his career. Those included are Oklahoma City Public School, Corpus Christi School, Oklahoma Natural Gas, Modern Metals, and Allied/Ogden. He retired while he was self-employed.

Tommy was preceded in death by both of his parents Washington and Marie Pendleton, brother Alfred Pendleton and sister Jean Vann. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife Marquita Hall Pendleton, his daughter Erica Hall, grandson DeOngelo Coulter, and granddaughter Isla Hall. He also leaves two sisters Cleta (Clee) Stevenson (Sugar Creek, MO) and Rita Womack (Oklahoma City, OK). One brother Washington Pendleton (Oklahoma City, OK), a special cousin Laverne (Sweet Pea) Jenkins ( Powder Springs, GA) and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Services:Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Services Date:January 21, 2014 11:00 AM

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(January 24, 2014 11:56 AM) Kim Walker wrote:
I knew Mr. Pendleton through Corpus Christi Church and my father P. Scott. He was a very nice and informative person. I was sad to learn about his sudden passing. He will be greatly missed. God Bless his family.

(January 28, 2014 12:22 PM) Emily wrote:
I am very sorry for your loss. We can look forward to the time when “no resident will say: ‘I am sick.’” (Isaiah 33:24) And God will actually put an end to death when he will “swallow up death forever.” (Isaiah 25:8)